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Sandies Tropical Village

3.5 of 5 Casuarina Road, Malindi 68, Kenya (Formerly Planhotel Tropical Beach Resort)
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Nairobi, Kenya
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

My husband and I spent our honeymoon here in November and boy was it awesome!the staff were super friendly and really helpful! we really felt taken care of.The food was simply amazing with had a variety to chose from...and the pool..oh, the pool! am hoping we can go back for our anniversary!we are glad we chose Sandies :)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

We went to this resort as a family group of 21 people. The facility is amazing. The food is very tasty and is not short of variety. The service is authentic and makes you feel at home! I will definitely be back so keep my room available!

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Nairobi, Kenya
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

I was here almost a week back, and I miss the resort already! I travelled with dad (who was on a business trip) while I was there to just rest and unwind from the year. All in all, Sandies Tropical Village is one of the most beautiful and well maintained resorts one should stay in. The hospitality by the staff... More 

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Durban, South Africa
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

First and foremost the service from this beautiful resort is just amazing. From the reception, to waiters and even the animation team I really was pleased with the attention we were given. The resort as well is very beautiful particularly the pool and spa areas. However I am sure there is something that can be done about the beach boys,... More 

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King William's Town, South Africa
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14 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014 via mobile

The hotel is situated close to town and along the sea. An excellent holiday destination. The meals are out of this world, especially the sea food. I actually went there in July 2012 but didn't make a review.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We loved this place! Went with a group of friends over Easter and we had a great time relaxing and catching up. Pros: The rooms are big, spacious and clean. The coffee, cappuccino and expressos were great! The food was generally good and finally the animators kept us busy.All inclusive deal ensures one does not go above budget. The staff... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014 via mobile

This place is cool, rooms are spacious and the lounge outside the rooms is great, close to the beach unlike Sandies Dream village. Definitely coming back soon, will refer my pals for a polite vacation. The hotel still looks good after many years of operation and I spotted a trip advisor certificate of excellence at the reception. That was just... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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8 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

Pros: -airy, clean rooms; -well done food--excellent Italian food; -professional, seasoned staff; -clean scene--security was good; -beautiful pool and hotel architecture. Cons: -staff a little bit stand-offish until you get to know them--except for the animators; -wouldn't hurt to have some more fans going in the main lounge area near reception--can get a little stuffy; -why not kit out the... More 

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Nairobi, Kenya
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

I traveled there when the high season was just about to start to avoid the crowds and i must say the service was up to par with friendly staff to make you feel as if you're back home from a business trip,the all inclusive package was the best especially when it came to meals and the bar where i was... More 

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Kampala, Uganda
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

Had a great time with my wife. It was surely an All Inclusive package as we had been promised. We liked the architecture and had a great time at the beach. We enjoyed the meals and drinks in the lounge and the staff were very friendly and helpful. However, the bathrooms need to be fixed. We are looking forward to... More 

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Address: Casuarina Road, Malindi 68, Kenya (Formerly Planhotel Tropical Beach Resort)
Location: Kenya > Coast Province > Malindi
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Sandies Tropical Village 3.5*
Number of rooms: 114
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Also Known As:
Sandies Tropical Village Hotel Malindi
Planhotel Tropical Beach Hotel
Planhotel Tropical Beach Malindi
Sandies Tropical Village Malindi, Kenya, Africa
Hotel Style:
#7 On the Beach Hotel in Malindi
#7 Top resorts Hotel in Malindi

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